RBM: A Journal of Rare Books, Manuscripts, and Cultural Heritage – Fall 2021

The Fall 2021 issue of RBM: A Journal of Rare Books, Manuscripts, and Cultural Heritage is now freely available online. Visit the RBM website for complete contents of RBM and its preceeding title Rare Books & Manuscripts Librarianship from 1986 to the present. RBM became an open access journal in Spring 2016.

Editor’s Note

Richard Saunders. “Editor’s Note.”

Research Articles

Jessica Bigelow. “The Steward of Book History in the Digital Age: The Struggles and Rewards of Collecting e-Books for Special Collections Institutions.”

Kara Flynn and Lori Birrell. “Fostering Graduate Student Research: Launching a Speaker Series.”

Zachary G. Stein. “Privacy in Public Archives: Managing Personally Identifiable Information in Special Collections.”

Book Reviews

Claire M.L. Bourne. Typographies of Performance in Early Modern England. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press/Oxford Scholarship Online, 2020. Digital, 352p. $90.00 (ISBN 978-0-198-84879-0/doi:10.1093/oso/9780198848790.001.0001). Reviewed by Brittany Adams.

Amy Hildreth Chen. Placing Papers: The American Literary Archives Market. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 2020. Paperback, 192p. $26.95 (ISBN 9781625344854). Hardcover, $90.00. Reviewed by Jolie Braun.